Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn / Farmstead Beside a Canal / =c. 1650-1652 wkg CPS90//=c. 1652-1653 wkg OBRembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Farmstead Beside a Canal
=c. 1650-1652 wkg CPS90//=c. 1652-1653 wkg OB

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Creator Name: Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
Creator Nationality: European; Dutch
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: Dutch; 1606-1669
Creator Name-CRT: Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Title: Farmstead Beside a Canal
Title Type: preferred
Title: Cottage Beside a Canal
Title Type: alternate
Title: Cottage with Fishing Nets and a Boat
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1639
Creation End Date: 1649
Creation Date: =c. 1650-1652 wkg CPS90//=c. 1652-1653 wkg OB
Creation Place: Europe,Netherlands,Holland (historic region)
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Classification Term: pen and ink
Classification Term: Drawing
Classification Term: Prints and Drawings
Materials and Techniques: Medium: Pen and brown ink, with touches of brush and brown wash, on cream laid paper (discolored to tan).
Dimensions: Height: 149 mm., Width: 248 mm.
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1953.37
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Clarence Buckingham collection
Context: Rembrandt made at least three drawings of this farm cottage with its stork's nest on a pole and large rack of drying fish.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1953.37
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 2000

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